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Maha-bharata Book Six Volume 2: Bhisma


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This second half of Bhishma describes the events from the beginning of the fifth day till the end of the tenth of the great battle between the Káuravas and the Pándavas. Despite grandfather Bhishma's appeal to conclude peace with the Pándavas, Duryódhana continues the bloody battle. The key strategist is general Bhishma, commander of the Káurava forces. Even though he is compelled to fight on the side of the Káuravas, Bhishma's sympathies are with the Pándavas. After the ninth day of war, when ...

Maha-bharata Book Six Volume 2: Bhisma 2009, Clay Sanskrit, New York

ISBN-13: 9780814717059